PAST WINNERS OF THE OPERA PRIZE

1990 Stephen Rooke – RNCM
1991 Ya Lin Zhang – RCM
1992 Richard Coxon – RNCM
1993 Jane Irwin – RNCM
1994 Toby Spence – GSMD
1995 Rafael Rojas – RSAMD & RNCM / Giselle Allen – GSMD & RAM
1996 Franzita Whelan – RCM
1997 Liubov Chuchrova – GSMD
1998 Alfie Boe – RCM
1999 Camilla Tilling – RCM
2000 Jonathan Lemalu – RCM
2001 Julianne de Villiers – RCM
2002 Rebecca von Lipinski – RNCM
2003 Kate Royal – GSMD
2004 Simona Mihai – RCM
2005 Anna Stéphany – GSMD

2006 Kostas Smoriginas – RCM
2007 Vuyani Mlinde – RCM
2008 Nadine Livingston – RNCM
2009 Kathryn Rudge – RNCM
2010 Natalya Romaniw – GSMD
2011 Koji Terada – GSMD
2012 Anush Hovhannisyan – RCS
2013 Raphaela Papadakis – GSMD
2014 Kang Wang – RNCM
2015 Simon Shibambu – RCM
2016 Thobela Ntshanyana RCM 2017 Alexey Gusev – RCS
2018 Emma Mockett – RCS 2019 Alexandra Lowe – GSMD
2019 Alexandra Lowe – GSMD
2020 Lauren Young – RCS
2021 Ossian Huskinson – RAM

GSMD – Guildhall School of Music & Drama
RAM – Royal Academy of Music
RCM – Royal College of Music
RCS – Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
RNCM – Royal Northern College of Music RWCMD – Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama